RPC IV.4, 2196


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2196
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΚΔ = 24
Dating AD 160/1
Obverse inscription ΤΙ [ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ(?)] ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing paludamentum, left
Reverse inscription L ΚΔ
Reverse design to left, Euthenia standing, right, holding ears of corn(?), raising wreath; to right, Nilus seated on rocks up which crocodile climbs, left, holding reed and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 8651
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 2199/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: AA.GR.5599 (Doubles 1207) SNG 2730
2 2     ✸ DS 8651 = Naville Numismatics 47, 3 Mar. 2019, lot 304